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    NEW — 5 p.m. Jan. 12, 2015 The Newcastle Chamber of Commerce will kick off 2015 with its first luncheon of the year Jan. 14. Puget Sound Energy representatives will be on hand talking about the company’s myPSE mobile app which gives customers the opportunity to report and track power outages. Keri Pravitz, Puget Sound […]

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    Sue Stronk. Larry Johnson. Jessaca Jacobson. Sonny Putter. With the exception of the last name, you’ve likely never heard of these people. But make no mistake, the Newcastle City Council knows who they are, at least they should. They are examples of just a few Newcastle residents who have come to at least one council […]

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    A slew of Eastside cities are ready to take the next step in exploring Puget Sound Energy’s Energize Eastside project. Led by the city of Bellevue, Redmond, Kirkland, Renton and Newcastle will work together to provide an environmental review of PSE’s proposal to build about 18 miles of high-capacity electric transmission lines from Renton to […]

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    NEW — 5:15 p.m. May 27, 2015 The fourth of five Energize Eastside scoping meetings comes to Newcastle Thursday night. The meetings are a part of the Energize Eastside Environmental Impact Statement, a legally mandated process that will critically evaluate potential significant environmental impacts associated with the project and project alternatives. It began in earnest this […]

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  • 06/04/15--15:22: To the Editor — June 2015
  • We need more than ‘reasonable’ with PSE’s Energize Eastside The independent technical consultant hired by the city of Bellevue to assess the need for PSE’s “Energize Eastside” project, U.S.E., was expected to do its own independent future peak load forecast. Instead, it reviewed PSE’s forecast and found it “reasonable.” If you want a second opinion from […]

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  • 06/04/15--16:45: High wire act
  • By Public Works Director Jeff Brauns About 100 people attended the fourth of five Energize Eastside scoping meetings May 28 in Newcastle. The meeting provided an opportunity for commenting on environmental impacts of the Puget Sound Energy project to build a new electric substation and about 18 miles of high capacity electric transmission lines from Renton to Redmond, through Newcastle. Learn more at www.energizeeastsideEIS.org.

    By Public Works Director Jeff Brauns
    About 100 people attended the fourth of five Energize Eastside scoping meetings May 28 in Newcastle. The meeting provided an opportunity for commenting on environmental impacts of the Puget Sound Energy project to build a new electric substation and about 18 miles of high capacity electric transmission lines from Renton to Redmond, through Newcastle. Learn more at www.energizeeastsideEIS.org.


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    NEW — 10:40 a.m. July 31, 2015 More than 300 people are without power in Newcastle, according to Puget Sound Energy’s outage map. The outage’s start time was just before 10 a.m. Friday. Crews are dispatched and the company estimates a noon restoration time. The cause of the outage is currently unknown. Get the latest outage […]

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    NEW — 11:45 a.m. Aug. 17, 2015 If you want to get a seat at Tuesday’s Newcastle City Council meeting, you better get there early. Puget Sound Energy’s Energize Eastside project is on the Aug. 18 agenda, and whenever that’s the case, it always draws a large crowd. Puget Sound Energy and the Coalition of Eastside Neighborhoods […]

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    NEW — 11:51 a.m. Aug. 29, 2015 An August windstorm is already causing scattered power outages across the area. Puget Sound Energy offers up-to-date outage information, including restoration estimates, on its outage map here. Customers can also get the most up-to-date outage information, or report an outage, by downloading the myPSE app for smartphones here. Do […]

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    NEW — 3:16 p.m. Sept. 30, 2015 Candidates for the only contested Newcastle City Council race separately convened in Issaquah Sept. 25, where they met with The Issaquah Press newspaper group General Manager Charles Horton and Managing Editor Kathleen R. Merrill. Newcastle News is one of four newspapers in that group. Horton and Merrill quizzed […]